5 ways to Recognize National Mentoring Month

5 ways to Recognize National Mentoring Month by AnnaMarie Houlis Research suggests that mentoring helps to provide young people with the important connections that they need to lead to increased social and economic opportunities. This is particularly true for 18...

Where the Teens Are Hanging Out in Quarantine

Alexandra Lange, Bloomberg CityLab November 24, 2020, 11:32 AM CST Where the Teens Are Hanging Out in Quarantine Teens were among the first to bolster the popularity of the online game Among Us during the pandemic. Photo Illustration: Igor Golovniov/SOPA...

Talking to young people about the election

MENTOR <mentor.nmp@mentoring.org On this Election Day, MENTOR National’s offices are closed to ensure that our staff and their families can vote safely and support others in voting activities. This vital part of our civic engagement will impact us all in big ways...

We Can Prevent ACEs

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Childhood experiences, both positive and negative, have a tremendous impact on future violence victimization and perpetration, and lifelong health and opportunity. As such, adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are an...

40 Developmental Assets for Adolescents

Search Institute has identified the following building blocks of healthy development—known as Developmental Assets—that help young children grow up healthy, caring, and responsible. This particular list is intended for adolescents (age 12-18). EXTERNAL ASSETS SUPPORT...

How Does the Coronavirus Affect Kids?

Doctor Mike Hansen Coronavirus and Children – How Does the Coronavirus Affect Kids? | COVID-19 #coronavirus #covid19 #covid_19 Coronavirus | COVID-19 YouTube Video Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list… There has been little media coverage about...